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Ajax fans produce emotional, stunning tribute to Johan Cruyff

By now, you've likely seen or at least heard about Barcelona's tribute to Johan Cruyff. It came before the weekend's most watched soccer match -- Saturday's El Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid -- after all, and was plenty impressive.

But the display Ajax and their fans put together was on a whole other emotional level, which makes sense as their connection to Cruyff was arguably even stronger and deeper. Just watch this video:

That's what a stadium full of more than 50,000 fans sounds like when they are singing the Ajax anthem "Bloed, Zweet & Tranen" in unison for nearly four minutes. What's almost as stunning is the full minute of silence that comes just before kickoff, when barely a sound can be heard inside the packed ArenA.

This was all preceded by a group of 1,500 fans who marched through Amsterdam singing songs and paying tribute to the Dutch legend as they made their way from De Meer Stadion -- Ajax's former home -- to the newer ArenA.

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